Sean McNabb

Articles with Sean McNabb

Megadeth’s DAVID ELLEFSON – Renaissance Man

Coffeehouses are by their very nature warm and inviting environments. The smell of fresh brewed coffee hangs in the air, comfy chairs and sofas are scattered about, friends engaged in conversation are huddled together while solo word warriors peck away at their laptops. The sounds of screaming heavy metal music blast froth from the shop’s… Read more »


David Ellefson of Megadeth To Unleash New Signature ‘Dawn Patrol’ Chorus Pedal With Pro Tone Pedals

At the London Bass Guitar Show this weekend, Grammy-winning Megadeth bassist David Ellefson announced his collaboration with celebrated stompbox merchant PRO TONE PEDALS, to create the ‘DAWN PATROL’ CHORUS. Says Ellefson, “When Pro Tone approached me with the idea of making some signature pedals, as a bass player, CHORUS is one of my go-to effects… Read more »


DAVID ELLEFSON’S ELLEFSON COFFEE COMPANY OPENS BRICK AND MORTAR COFFEE/MERCHANDISE SHOP IN DAVID’S HOMETOWN OF JACKSON, MINNESOTA

Ellefson Coffee Co., the boutique Coffee brand of Megadeth bassist David Ellefson will open its first brick and mortar ELLEFSON COFFEE CO shop next week in David’s hometown of Jackson, MN. In addition to serving a variety of custom blends of Ellefson Coffee Co brands, including ROAST IN PEACE, SHE WOLF, KENYA THRASH, and URBAN… Read more »


DAVID ELLEFSON’s Special Facebook Live-stream Event

MEGADETH bassist and EMP LABEL GROUP’s President David Ellefson podcasted yesterday a special 34 minutes Facebook live-stream event, making special announcements, and talking about the State of the “Ellefson” Union, EMP Label Group, EMP: Underground, partnership with Alpha Omega Management, Ellefson Coffee Co, MEGADETH and more! If you missed it, or if you want to… Read more »


Megadeth Bassist David Ellefson’s Ellefson Coffee Company Releases Kenya Thrash, A Supercharged Hyper-Caffeinated…

Ellefson Coffee Co, the premium coffee brand of java connoisseur, Author, and Rock Star David Ellefson of Megadeth, has officially unleashed it’s second blend KENYA THRASH. Packaged in a distinctive red metallic bag, Kenya Thrash is a bold high-octane blend of 90% Kenya-Kichwa Arabica Beans, and 10% India Robusta, roasted with a kick, for a… Read more »


Green Death Hit The Road For Supporting Date On Decibel Tour, Dates With…

With the core of the band playing together for well over a decade, Iowa’s Green Death have become a staple in the Midwest Metal scene, earning their stripes playing alongside artists like Slipknot, Suicidal Tendencies, Sevendust, Trivium, Napalm Death, Battlecross, John 5, Soulfly, Devildriver, Havok, Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals, Sebastian Bach, Doyle, Soulfly,… Read more »


David Ellefson’s EMP LABEL GROUP Signs Exclusive North American Distribution Deal

EMP LABEL GROUP, the label founded by Megadeth bassist David Ellefson, has signed an exclusive North American distribution deal with Entertainment One (eOne), North America’s leading independent music brand. In addition to offering traditional wholesale and managed inventory services to some of North America’s largest retailers, eOne will provide a wide range of digital strategic… Read more »


METAL ALLEGIANCE RELEASE LYRIC VIDEO FOR “CAN’T KILL THE DEVIL”

(New York, NY – July 13th, 2015) – Metal Allegiance have released the first lyric video from the upcoming self–titled release available worldwide on September 18th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. “Can’t Kill The Devil” features Chuck Billy on vocals; Alex Skolnick, Phil Demmel & Andreas Kisser on guitars; David Ellefson on bass; and Mike Portnoy on drums. The… Read more »


DEBUT ALBUM BY METAL ALLEGIANCE TO BE RELEASED ON SEPTEMBER 18th VIA NUCLEAR BLAST ENTERTAINMENT

After the recent announcement that Metal Allegiance will be releasing an album of original material, a date has been set for the debut album of the musical collective. The self-titled album is scheduled to be available worldwide on September 18th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The album features a collection of hard rock and heavy metal’s… Read more »


Motorhead’s Motorboat: Megadeth Withdraws Due To Medical Issue, Metal Allegiance All-Star Band Added

Motörhead’s Motörboat regrets to announce that thrash metal trailblazers Megadeth have been forced to withdraw from the September 22-26 cruise due to medical reasons. Heavy metal all-star band Metal Allegiance – including Megadeth’s David Ellefson and Chris Broderick – has been added to the Motörhead’s Motörboat music lineup. Metal Allegiance promises Motörboaters the rare opportunity… Read more »